Help children in CAST’s church communities start school with the JOY of new shoes Spend a minimum of R500 at Spar and swipe your Spar Rewards card or use your cell number at the till to qualify. Visit the in-store kiosk with your qualifying slip and buy Bata school shoes for R60. Pop the shoes into the designated CAST donations trolley at the front of My Spar - Westville Superspar (opposite Home Ground Church). For more details, contact [...]
We are so grateful that we could assist our partner, Worship Centre Church in Umbilo, to establish a sewing group training project, training unemployed women, and using clothing donated to CAST to generate an income. This church serves a broad community of refugees from African countries and seeks to help the women to become economically-empowered.
Pastor Strydom Msomi, who ministers at our partner Kwandengezi Local Church, suffered terrible damage to his home from the flooding in April this year, almost losing his son. Thankfully, we have been able to assist him in rebuilding to keep his family safe and secure
Thab'sile Miya, a member of our partner KwaDabeka Baptist Church , has regained her freedom and independence to live in her own space since CAST was able to assist in renovating her home this year. Having lost her full-time job during the pandemic, she has since found a new occupation serving at the church, and worships God whole-heartedly.
What a blessing to be able to equip our partner Melitha Baptist Church, Lamontville to assist in renovating Nonhlanhla's home with much-needed repairs. This has made a world of difference for this family. Help us reach more families in need of immediate relief that will improve their living conditions and empower them to go further.
Our Feed a Family Christmas Campaign is running for one more week! Help us bless families by donating R400 per food parcel - see the poster or visit cast.org.za for giving options. Big THANK YOU to our 3 volunteer groups that packed 300 food parcels this morning, ready to go out to our partner churches
Our community facilitator for our partners, Redeemed Baptist Family Church (Noodsberg) and Chibini Baptist Church in northern rural KZN, had the amazing opportunity to attend Farming God’s Way training in Port Elizabeth to learn more and upskill the farmers in his communities, and was specially chosen to provide narration in isiZulu for the Farming God's Way training videos. We praise God for working through us to serve others
Over the last 3 years, CAST has seen an increase in the need for food. We know food parcels are not sustainable but, we can not turn a blind eye to the hunger in our communities. It has been a tough 3 years with Covid-19, civil unrest in KZN and floods, and the unemployment rate is at an all-time high. This month, we hope to raise funds to bless 600 families with a food parcel each. R400 can [...]
Today we share the stories of two families in Noodsberg, rural Northern KZN, who desperately needed help to rebuild their homes. We are so grateful for our long-time partner, Redeemed Baptist Family Church as they continue to journey with them.